Tasmania

This trigger could bring on war

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe?s visit to Pearl Harbor was one of his highest-profile moves aimed at overcoming the legacy of World War II as new economic and security challenges arise, including rapidly emerging threats from China and North Korea. Photo: AP China may appear to have big military ambitions …

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Young woman’s body washes up on beach

A YOUNG woman’s body has been found washed up at a popular Sydney beach this morning and a man remains missing, as choppy weather hinders search efforts. The woman, in her 20s, has been identified as an international student from the University of New South Wales. A member of the …

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Shorten: Govt fabricated workplace deal

The attacks against Bill Shorten have continued in parliament today. Picture: Mick Tsikas/AAP A FURIOUS Bill Shorten is accusing the Government of fabricating a workplace deal it says he put together to take paid maternity leave from union members. The Opposition Leader has denied claims in Parliament by Defence Industries …

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Second place being built for paedophiles

The Village of the Damned” in Ararat is home to some of Victoria’s worst sex offenders. A SECOND “Village of the Damned” will be built in Victoria to house some of the country’s most evil paedophiles and sex offenders. Corella Place, in Ararat, about 200 kilometres west of Melbourne, currently …

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Tragedy hits tourists in Top End

Northern Territory police have confirmed the body of a missing 76-year-old German tourist has been found. Sergeant Phil Emmett was coordinating the search and rescue mission at Trephina Gorge where two German tourists have gone missing. Picture: Jeff Tan THE body of an elderly German tourist has been found in …

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Bernardi’s plan to cut Life Gold Pass

Former Liberal Senator Cory Bernardi says Australian immigration requires harsher restrictions. Cory Bernardi has outlined part of his plan to “clean up Canberra” and Tony Abbott is in the firing line. Picture: Kym Smith CORY Bernardi has outlined part of his plan to “clean up Canberra” and Tony Abbott is …

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Pauline and Jacqui: ‘We’re worlds apart’

Jacqui Lambie argues with Yassmin Abdel-Magied about current migration laws and religion. CREDIT: Q and A/ABC Jacqui Lambie’s YouTube message about sharia Law. IF YOU’RE expecting a girl power partnership between Jacqui Lambie and Pauline Hanson, think again. Despite the pair having seemingly similar views on immigration and the Middle …

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Firearm amnesty on East Coast

A firearm amnesty will be held on the East Coast this weekend. EAST Coast residents will have a no-questions-asked opportunity to hand in any unwanted, illegal or unregistered firearms to police this weekend. Firearms can be handed to Tasmania Police at the St Helens mobile firearm amnest between 10am and …

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Police force takes on 20 recruits

TASMANIA Police has welcomed an extra 20 recruits into the Rokeby Police Academy. Police, Fire and Emergency Minister Rene Hidding said the first recruit course for the year was pushing the force toward next year’s target of 1233 members to restore numbers that had been cut by the previous government. …

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If you call it sharia law, you’re already wrong

Jacqui Lambie argues with Yassmin Abdel-Magied about current migration laws and religion. CREDIT: Q and A/ABC The Koran does mention women wearing the veil but is open to interpretation. A heated on-air confrontation between the two happened after Ms Lambie said Australia should “follow Donald Trump’s example by deporting all …

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